Canton of bapaume

Canton of Bapaume
French canton
Country France
Region Department Arrondissement Arras
Seat Bapaume
Communes 22
Government
 • Representative Jean-Jacques Cottel
Area¹
 • Total 113.68 km2 (43.89 sq mi)
Population (1999)
 • Total 9,442
 • Density 83/km2 (220/sq mi)
Cantonal code 62 09
¹ French Land Register data, which exclude estuaries, and lakes, ponds, and glaciers larger than 1 km2.

The Canton of Bapaume is a canton situated in the department of the Pas-de-Calais and in the Nord-Pas-de-Calais region of northern France.

Geography

The canton is organized around Bapaume in the arrondissement of Arras. The altitude varies from 92m (Warlencourt-Eaucourt) to 158m (Martinpuich) for an average altitude of 118m.

Composition

The canton comprises 22 communes and a total of 9,442 inhabitants (census of 1999, without double counting).

Demographic Composition
Commune Population Post Code INSEE Code
Achiet-le-Grand 1016 62121 62005
Achiet-le-Petit 328 62121 62006
Avesnes-lès-Bapaume 164 62450 62064
Bancourt 95 62450 62079
Bapaume 4331 62450 62080
Beaulencourt 190 62450 62093
Béhagnies 127 62121 62103
Beugnâtre 123 62450 62121
Biefvillers-lès-Bapaume 82 62450 62129
Bihucourt 305 62121 62131
Favreuil 242 62450 62326
Frémicourt 285 62450 62353
Grévillers 331 62450 62387
Ligny-Thilloy 512 62450 62515
Martinpuich 209 62450 62561
Morval 91 62450 62593
Riencourt-lès-Bapaume 25 62450 62708
Sapignies 140 62121 62776
Le Sars 172 62450 62777
Le Transloy 371 62450 62829
Villers-au-Flos 196 62450 62855
Warlencourt-Eaucourt 107 62450 62876

Population

Population Evolution
1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999
8110 8678 8371 8322 8443 9442
Census count starting from 1962 : Population without double counting

See also

External links

  • The canton of Bapaume on the Insee website

Notes

Coordinates: 50°05′54″N 2°50′16″E / 50.09833°N 2.83778°E / 50.09833; 2.83778

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